John Milton,1664 if you obey God during the greater for you life things will turn out well. He is a believer in providence, milton was an optimist. Be lowly All the stars sits on the earth everything that is good in earth is summed up in Adam and Eve
Satan felt that God replaced him with humans who are an impure sprit.
Dante Alighieri Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradise lost 1314, epic poem,
Geoffrey Chaucer 1386-1395, the knight is meek and gentle and had good military skills, The Pardoner untrustworthy, The Wife of baths married 5 times deaf in one ear gap, cunning,intelligent in common,good at making garments, everything has a place in the heirarchy of the world, parson is the only saved man he is everything that the monk,the frier, and the pardoner are not
Niccolò Machiavelli 1513-1514, published 1532 he believed the prince most show kindness or destruction, people are changeable , war should be the princes only concern, a price will never be hated for his lack of virtue only if he doesn't maintenance the people, cruelty only to better the state(pragmatic) better to be feared than loved
Michel de Montaigne, imagination 1580, discusses problems me telling stories subjective and not objectly, people should not be called barbarious just because they are different
Shakespear 1610-1611prospero uses magic to get his way in the long run the magic didnt work
john doe the rising sun talks about how great a love that would make the sun envious, death not be proud is saying dont fear death it is just sleep, eternal life will be waiting.
Muhammad, 610CE, Book of Nuh the poeple disobeyed after he told them in private and in secret. he mentioned God created the 7 heaven and the stars